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A. Annual series
A.1 Foreign-born population, 2000-2020
(Individuals)
Years Total Population Foreign-born
All foreign-born Born in Portugal
N Change in N % of total Change in N % of total As a % of all foreign-born Change in
2020 66,282,000 0.4 9,539,000 14.4 0.6 165,726 0.3 1.7 0.2
2019 66,006,000 0.6 9,482,000 14.4 1.5 165,463 0.3 1.8 14.6
2018 65,611,000 0.7 9,342,000 14.2 -0.4 141,300 0.2 1.5 2.4
2017 65,176,000 0.7 9,382,000 14.4 2.5 137,857 0.2 1.5 5.4
2016 64,727,000 0.7 9,152,000 14.1 6.4 130,387 0.2 1.4 -7.1
2015 64,265,000 0.9 8,569,000 13.3 3.4 140,318 0.2 1.6 9.4
2014 63,686,000 0.7 8,277,000 13.0 4.3 127,171 0.2 1.5 13.5
2013 63,270,000 0.6 7,921,000 12.5 1.2 109,978 0.2 1.4 15.5
2012 62,863,000 0.6 7,822,000 12.4 2.1 92,916 0.2 1.2 7.8
2011 62,480,000 0.8 7,661,000 12.3 5.6 85,625 0.1 1.1 1.9
2010 61,958,000 0.8 7,234,000 11.7 2.9 84,031 0.1 1.2 -4.5
2009 61,461,000 0.7 7,021,000 11.4 3.6 87,976 0.2 1.3 5.5
2008 61,022,000 0.8 6,769,000 11.1 5.3 83,177 0.1 1.2 14.3
2007 60,522,000 0.8 6,408,000 10.6 5.8 71,270 0.1 1.1 1.0
2006 60,036,000 0.7 6,034,000 10.1 7.5 70,532 0.1 1.2 5.9
2005 59,629,000 0.8 5,580,000 9.4 5.8 66,400 0.1 1.2 -0.9
2004 59,176,000 .. 5,258,000 8.9 4.7 66,979 0.1 1.3 -2.1
2003 .. .. 5,013,000 .. 3.0 68,385 .. 1.4 9.3
2002 .. .. 4,861,000 .. 3.8 61,996 .. 1.3 15.4
2001 .. .. 4,675,000 .. 5.4 52,473 .. 1.1 31.8
2000 58,950,848 .. 4,423,000 7.5 .. 35,776 0.1 0.8 ..
[ .. ]Data not available, residual data, not applicable[ e ]EstimateLast update: 20/09/2021
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Born in Portugal
Note The total population values are estimates based on the 2001 Census and, as of 2011, in the 2011 Census. 

The values from 2004 to 2013 were rectified by the responsible entity and amended by OEm on 03/05/2021.

The values from 2000 to 2019 of those born in Portugal and with Portuguese nationality were rectified by the responsible entity and modified by OEm on 23/07/2021.
Source Table by Observatório da Emigração [Emigration Observatory], data from UK National Statistics, Annual Population Survey (APS) /Labour Force Survey (LFS)Mid Year Population EstimatesPopulation by country of birth and nationality, data of those born in Portugal and with Portuguese nationality granted upon requestUnited Nations Statistics Division (estimates).
A.1.1 Residents born in Portugal by sex, 2004-2020
(indivíduos)
Years All foreign-born Female Male
N N % of total N % of total
2020 166,000 88,000 53.0 78,000 47.0
2019 166,000 82,000 49.4 84,000 50.6
2018 142,000 68,000 47.9 74,000 52.1
2017 139,000 74,000 53.2 65,000 46.8
2016 130,000 67,000 51.5 63,000 48.5
2015 141,000 75,000 53.2 66,000 46.8
2014 127,000 70,000 55.1 57,000 44.9
2013 110,000 55,000 50.0 55,000 50.0
2012 93,000 48,000 51.6 45,000 48.4
2011 86,000 47,000 54.7 39,000 45.4
2010 84,000 47,000 56.0 37,000 44.0
2009 88,000 47,000 53.4 41,000 46.6
2008 83,000 44,000 53.0 39,000 47.0
2007 71,000 40,000 56.3 31,000 43.7
2006 71,000 39,000 54.9 32,000 45.1
2005 59,000 31,000 52.6 28,000 47.5
2004 66,000 34,000 51.5 32,000 48.5
[ .. ]Data not available, residual data, not applicable[ e ]EstimateLast update: 20/09/2021
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Residents born in Portugal by sex
Note The totals in this table may not correspond to those in table "A.1 Resident population by place of birth" due to source rounding issues.
Source Table by Observatório da Emigração [Emigration Observatory], data from UK National Statistics, Annual Population Survey (APS) /Labour Force Survey (LFS)Population by country of birth and nationality.
A.1.2 Residents born in Portugal by age group, 2000-2020
(Individuals)
Years All foreign-born < 15 15-39 40-64 > 65
N N % of total N % of total N % of total N % of total
2020 165,726 19,739 11.9 99,256 59.9 42,546 25.7 4,185 2.5
2019 165,463 18,774 11.4 89,841 54.3 50,202 30.4 6,646 4.0
2018 141,300 18,433 13.0 72,057 51.0 44,946 31.8 5,864 4.2
2017 137,857 15,458 11.2 76,551 55.5 40,072 29.1 5,776 4.2
2016 130,387 17,875 13.7 69,714 53.5 38,392 29.4 4,406 3.4
2015 140,318 17,986 12.8 77,775 55.4 39,717 28.3 4,840 3.4
2014 127,171 17,116 13.5 68,857 54.2 35,392 27.8 5,806 4.6
2013 109,978 12,876 11.7 57,425 52.2 34,345 31.2 5,332 4.8
2012 92,916 10,719 11.5 48,800 52.5 30,130 32.4 3,267 3.5
2011 85,625 12,221 14.3 43,953 51.3 25,699 30.0 3,752 4.4
2010 84,031 11,718 14.0 43,819 52.2 25,845 30.8 2,649 3.2
2009 87,976 12,206 13.9 44,741 50.9 27,164 30.9 3,865 4.4
2008 83,177 9,823 11.8 41,708 50.2 27,663 33.3 3,983 4.8
2007 71,270 7,301 10.2 40,540 56.9 20,873 29.3 2,556 3.6
2006 70,532 8,473 12.0 41,825 59.3 17,801 25.2 2,433 3.4
2005 66,400 7,020 10.6 40,464 60.9 17,051 25.7 1,865 2.8
2004 66,979 8,075 12.1 36,931 55.1 19,174 28.6 2,799 4.2
2003 68,385 9,022 13.2 36,883 53.9 19,560 28.6 2,920 4.3
2002 61,996 8,038 13.0 34,826 56.2 16,102 26.0 3,030 4.9
2001 52,473 6,691 12.8 29,479 56.2 14,805 28.2 1,498 2.9
2000 35,776 3,953 11.0 20,568 57.5 8,142 22.8 3,113 8.7
[ .. ]Data not available, residual data, not applicable[ e ]EstimateLast update: 20/09/2021
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Residents born in Portugal by age group
Source Table by Observatório da Emigração [Emigration Observatory], data from UK National Statistics, data granted upon request.
A.2 Foreign population, 2000-2020
(Individuals)
Years Total Population All foreign-born
All foreign-born Foreigners with Portuguese citizenship
N Change in N % of total Change in N % of total As a % of all foreigners Change in
2020 66,282,000 0.4 6,068,000 9.2 -2.6 268,245 0.4 2.8 6.4
2019 66,006,000 0.6 6,227,000 9.4 2.0 251,191 0.4 2.6 10.9
2018 65,611,000 0.7 6,103,000 9.3 -1.7 223,915 0.4 2.4 -4.0
2017 65,176,000 0.7 6,210,000 9.5 3.4 233,161 0.4 2.5 8.8
2016 64,727,000 0.7 5,998,000 9.3 7.2 212,612 0.3 2.3 -3.0
2015 64,265,000 0.9 5,567,000 8.7 4.0 219,268 0.4 2.6 20.2
2014 63,686,000 0.7 5,344,000 8.4 6.7 174,875 0.3 2.1 18.1
2013 63,270,000 0.6 4,987,000 7.9 1.3 143,255 0.2 1.8 19.0
2012 62,863,000 0.6 4,921,000 7.8 2.0 115,965 0.2 1.5 7.0
2011 62,480,000 0.8 4,824,000 7.7 7.0 107,883 0.2 1.4 4.0
2010 61,958,000 0.8 4,484,000 7.2 2.4 103,538 0.2 1.4 6.7
2009 61,461,000 0.7 4,376,000 7.1 4.3 96,633 0.2 1.4 6.9
2008 61,022,000 0.8 4,189,000 6.9 5.3 90,012 0.2 1.3 4.6
2007 60,522,000 0.8 3,967,000 6.6 8.6 85,885 0.2 1.4 -5.4
2006 60,036,000 0.7 3,625,000 6.0 11.1 90,775 0.2 1.5 8.5
2005 59,629,000 0.8 3,223,000 5.4 8.0 83,070 0.1 1.5 -2.4
2004 59,176,000 .. 2,964,000 5.0 .. 85,080 0.2 1.6 4.1
2003 .. .. .. .. .. 81,632 .. 1.6 13.0
2002 .. .. .. .. .. 71,006 .. 1.5 12.0
2001 .. .. .. .. .. 62,503 .. 1.3 38.8
2000 58,950,848 .. .. .. .. 38,278 0.1 0.9 ..
[ .. ]Data not available, residual data, not applicable[ e ]EstimateLast update: 20/09/2021
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Foreigners with Portuguese citizenship
Note The total population values are estimates based on the 2001 Census and, as of 2011, in the 2011 Census. 

The values from 2004 to 2013 were rectified by the responsible entity and amended by OEm on 03/05/2021.

The values from 2000 to 2019 of those born in Portugal and with Portuguese nationality were rectified by the responsible entity and modified by OEm on 23/07/2021.
Source Table by Observatório da Emigração [Emigration Observatory], data from UK National Statistics, Annual Population Survey (APS) /Labour Force Survey (LFS)Mid Year Population EstimatesPopulation by country of birth and nationality, data of those born in Portugal and with Portuguese nationality granted upon requestUnited Nations Statistics Division (estimates).
A.2.1 Resident population with Portuguese citizenship by sex, 2004-2020
(Individuals)
Years All foreign-born Female Male
N N % of total N % of total
2020 268,000 132,000 49.3 136,000 50.8
2019 251,000 122,000 48.6 129,000 51.4
2018 224,000 109,000 48.7 115,000 51.3
2017 234,000 116,000 49.6 118,000 50.4
2016 214,000 105,000 49.1 109,000 50.9
2015 220,000 115,000 52.3 105,000 47.7
2014 175,000 95,000 54.3 80,000 45.7
2013 144,000 70,000 48.6 74,000 51.4
2012 116,000 57,000 49.1 59,000 50.9
2011 108,000 54,000 50.0 54,000 50.0
2010 103,000 53,000 51.5 50,000 48.6
2009 96,000 49,000 51.0 47,000 49.0
2008 90,000 45,000 50.0 45,000 50.0
2007 86,000 44,000 51.2 42,000 48.8
2006 90,000 46,000 51.1 44,000 48.9
2005 74,000 39,000 52.7 35,000 47.3
2004 84,000 43,000 51.2 41,000 48.8
[ .. ]Data not available, residual data, not applicable[ e ]EstimateLast update: 20/09/2021
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Resident population with Portuguese citizenship by sex
Note The totals in this table may not correspond to those in table "A.2 Foreign population" due to source rounding issues.
Source Table by Observatório da Emigração [Emigration Observatory], data from UK National Statistics, Annual Population Survey (APS) /Labour Force Survey (LFS)Population by country of birth and nationality.
A.2.2 Resident population with Portuguese citizenship by age group, 2000-2020
(Individuals)
Years All foreign-born < 15 15-39 40-64 > 65
N N % of total N % of total N % of total N % of total
2020 268,245 50,428 18.8 137,326 51.2 74,494 27.8 5,997 2.2
2019 251,191 43,950 17.5 124,310 49.5 75,287 30.0 7,644 3.0
2018 223,915 45,016 20.1 106,361 47.5 67,235 30.0 5,303 2.4
2017 233,161 38,788 16.6 122,480 52.5 66,139 28.4 5,754 2.5
2016 212,612 41,856 19.7 107,587 50.6 58,400 27.5 4,769 2.2
2015 219,268 40,430 18.4 107,517 49.0 65,532 29.9 5,789 2.6
2014 174,875 30,229 17.3 93,141 53.3 45,041 25.8 6,464 3.7
2013 143,255 28,491 19.9 70,186 49.0 39,311 27.4 5,267 3.7
2012 115,965 20,647 17.8 56,757 49.0 34,250 29.5 4,311 3.7
2011 107,883 22,361 20.7 50,582 46.9 29,825 27.6 5,115 4.8
2010 103,538 19,574 18.9 52,001 50.2 27,661 26.7 4,302 4.2
2009 96,633 17,231 17.8 47,013 48.7 28,547 29.6 3,842 4.0
2008 90,012 15,590 17.3 43,326 48.1 27,676 30.8 3,420 3.8
2007 85,885 11,469 13.4 48,877 56.9 23,145 27.0 2,394 2.8
2006 90,775 14,696 16.2 52,375 57.7 21,114 23.3 2,590 2.9
2005 83,070 14,092 17.0 48,508 58.4 18,877 22.7 1,593 1.9
2004 85,080 13,897 16.3 45,447 53.4 23,184 27.2 2,552 3.0
2003 81,632 12,597 15.4 44,044 54.0 22,290 27.3 2,701 3.3
2002 71,006 9,582 13.5 41,696 58.7 16,987 23.9 2,741 3.9
2001 62,503 8,968 14.4 35,409 56.7 16,324 26.1 1,802 2.9
2000 38,278 5,037 13.2 23,703 61.9 6,675 17.4 2,863 7.5
[ .. ]Data not available, residual data, not applicable[ e ]EstimateLast update: 20/09/2021
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Resident population with Portuguese citizenship by age group
Source Table by Observatório da Emigração [Emigration Observatory], data from UK National Statistics, data granted upon request.
A.3 Consular registrations, 2008-2019
(Individuals)
Years All registrations Registrations by migrants born in Portugal Registrations by migrants with Portuguese citizenship
N Change in N % of total Change in N % of total Change in
2019 349,427 24.5 .. .. .. .. .. ..
2018 263,706 7.4 .. .. .. .. .. ..
2017 244,252 7.0 .. .. .. .. .. ..
2016 227,212 11.1 .. .. .. .. .. ..
2015 202,072 10.3 .. .. .. .. .. ..
2014 181,244 -29.5 .. .. .. .. .. ..
2013 257,000 33.3 .. .. .. .. .. ..
2012 171,497 7.1 100,542 58.6 4.2 163,773 95.5 7.5
2011 159,336 3.1 96,327 60.5 0.4 151,547 95.1 -1.8
2010 154,455 7.6 95,977 62.1 5.5 154,332 99.9 7.6
2009 142,642 7.2 90,733 63.6 5.4 142,534 99.9 7.2
2008 132,387 .. 85,865 64.9 .. 132,282 99.9 ..
[ .. ]Data not available, residual data, not applicable[ e ]EstimateLast update: 18/10/2020
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All consular resgistrations
Source Table by Observatório da Emigração [Emigration Observatory], data from Portuguese consulates abroad and Consular Management System (DGACCP), amounts granted on request.
A.4 Foreign inflows, 2000-2020
(Individuals)
Years Total inflows Portuguese inflows
N Change in N % of total Change in
2020 322,196 -57.9 6,664 2.1 -72.9
2019 766,134 17.4 24,593 3.2 23.3
2018 632,670 -7.3 18,871 3.0 -16.6
2017 682,613 -17.2 22,622 3.3 -25.9
2016 824,782 -0.4 30,543 3.7 -5.4
2015 828,198 7.3 32,301 3.9 5.4
2014 767,765 19.6 30,546 4.0 1.4
2013 617,236 15.9 30,121 4.9 32.1
2012 518,954 -22.7 20,443 3.9 20.0
2011 671,219 0.6 16,347 2.4 26.2
2010 667,486 8.1 12,064 1.8 -1.2
2009 613,237 -8.4 12,211 2.0 -5.9
2008 669,660 -16.0 12,983 1.9 7.3
2007 797,090 20.6 12,039 1.5 19.5
2006 632,937 2.3 9,696 1.5 -17.2
2005 618,692 33.3 11,712 1.9 -15.5
2004 412,740 12.3 13,867 3.4 9.1
2003 362,152 14.0 12,603 3.5 37.2
2002 311,288 15.8 7,915 2.6 44.5
2001 262,239 0.7 4,396 1.7 58.8
2000 260,424 .. 1,811 0.7 ..
[ .. ]Data not available, residual data, not applicable[ e ]EstimateLast update: 25/02/2021
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Portuguese inflows
Note The values of foreigners and Portuguese entries correspond to those who have been assigned a registration number in the National Insurance Recording System, which is mandatory for those who wish to work. 
Source Table by Observatório da Emigração [Emigration Observatory], data from Department for Work and Pensions (accessed in 12/06/2012), here from 2012.
A.4.1 Portuguese inflows by sex, 2002-2020
(Individuals)
Years All foreign-born Female Male
N N % of total N % of total
2020 6,665 2,866 43.0 3,799 57.0
2019 24,595 11,066 45.0 13,529 55.0
2018 18,868 8,413 44.6 10,455 55.4
2017 22,621 9,700 42.9 12,921 57.1
2016 30,545 12,675 41.5 17,870 58.5
2015 32,297 13,337 41.3 18,960 58.7
2014 30,547 13,099 42.9 17,448 57.1
2013 30,126 13,263 44.0 16,863 56.0
2012 20,439 8,968 43.9 11,471 56.1
2011 16,342 6,863 42.0 9,479 58.0
2010 12,062 4,981 41.3 7,081 58.7
2009 12,215 5,221 42.8 6,994 57.3
2008 12,982 5,601 43.2 7,381 56.9
2007 12,038 5,162 42.9 6,876 57.1
2006 9,701 4,011 41.4 5,690 58.7
2005 11,713 4,937 42.2 6,776 57.9
2004 13,868 5,415 39.0 8,453 61.0
2003 12,599 4,770 37.9 7,829 62.1
2002 7,921 2,997 37.8 4,924 62.2
[ .. ]Data not available, residual data, not applicable[ e ]EstimateLast update: 02/05/2021
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Portuguese inflows by sex
Note The Portuguese figures correspond to those who have been given a registration number in the National Insurance Recording System (social security system), which is compulsory for those wishing to work.

The value of the Portuguese total in this table may not correspond to that in table "A.4 Foreign inflows" because statistical disclosure control was applied to this information to avoid the disclosure of confidential data.
Source Table by Observatório da Emigração [Emigration Observatory], data from Department for Work and Pensions, Stat-Xplore, NINO Registrations To Adult Overseas Nationals Entering The UK.
A.4.2 Portuguese inflows by age group, 2002-2020
(Individuals)
Years All foreign-born < 15 15-39 40-64 > 65
N N % of total N % of total N % of total N % of total
2020 6,664 170 2.6 4,655 69.9 1,698 25.5 141 2.1
2019 24,590 678 2.8 17,458 71.0 5,951 24.2 503 2.0
2018 18,859 580 3.1 13,590 72.1 4,363 23.1 326 1.7
2017 22,626 691 3.1 16,242 71.8 5,334 23.6 359 1.6
2016 30,548 876 2.9 21,992 72.0 7,215 23.6 465 1.5
2015 32,316 811 2.5 24,006 74.3 7,065 21.9 434 1.4
2014 30,535 692 2.3 22,759 74.5 6,529 21.4 555 1.8
2013 30,121 609 2.0 22,960 76.2 5,961 19.8 591 2.0
2012 20,450 374 1.8 15,755 77.0 3,942 19.3 379 1.9
2011 16,332 287 1.8 12,447 76.2 3,191 19.5 407 2.5
2010 12,056 209 1.7 8,930 74.1 2,544 21.1 373 3.1
2009 12,209 246 2.0 9,151 75.0 2,499 20.5 313 2.6
2008 12,979 253 2.0 10,051 77.4 2,453 18.9 222 1.7
2007 12,038 214 1.8 9,561 79.4 2,144 17.8 119 1.0
2006 9,698 170 1.8 7,737 79.8 1,691 17.4 100 1.0
2005 11,715 167 1.4 9,191 78.5 2,237 19.1 120 1.0
2004 13,870 174 1.3 10,643 76.7 2,938 21.2 115 0.8
2003 12,606 184 1.5 9,615 76.3 2,709 21.5 98 0.8
2002 7,916 112 1.4 5,987 75.6 1,741 22.0 76 1.0
[ .. ]Data not available, residual data, not applicable ;  [ e ]EstimateLast update: 02/05/2021
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Portuguese inflows by age group
Note In the British case the age groups in the table do not correspond to the statistical information provided. The group "<15" includes all those aged under 18, the group "15 to 39" includes information from those aged 18 to 39, the group "40 to 64" " includes information from those aged 40 to 59 and the age group "> 65" actually refers to all those aged 60 and over.

The value of the Portuguese total in this table may not correspond to that in table "A.4 Foreign inflows" because statistical disclosure control was applied to this information to avoid the disclosure of confidential data.

The Portuguese figures correspond to those who have been given a registration number in the National Insurance Recording System (social security system), which is compulsory for those wishing to work.
Source Table by Observatório da Emigração [Emigration Observatory], data from Department for Work and Pensions, Stat-Xplore, NINO Registrations To Adult Overseas Nationals Entering The UK.
A.5 Acquisition of citizenship of the destination country, 2000-2020
(Individuals)
Years Acquisition of citizenship by all foreigners Acquisition of citizenship by Portuguese
N Change in N % of total Change in
2020 130,568 -18.1 2,042 1.6 -8.3
2019 159,380 1.5 2,227 1.4 14.4
2018 157,023 21.5 1,906 1.2 35.3
2017 123,213 -17.5 1,234 1.0 45.5
2016 149,421 21.0 672 0.4 37.2
2015 118,109 -6.1 422 0.4 24.6
2014 125,754 -39.6 318 0.3 -49.4
2013 208,095 6.6 628 0.3 20.5
2012 194,370 8.5 499 0.3 19.4
2011 177,934 -8.8 402 0.2 -16.1
2010 195,094 -4.3 479 0.2 -18.4
2009 203,789 36.5 587 0.3 30.3
2008 129,377 -21.4 409 0.3 -21.5
2007 164,637 6.4 521 0.3 -2.1
2006 154,018 -4.8 532 0.4 -18.3
2005 161,699 8.3 651 0.4 15.8
2004 148,273 12.0 548 0.4 7.8
2003 130,535 8.0 505 0.4 42.6
2002 120,121 24.8 290 0.2 2.1
2001 90,282 8.9 284 0.3 16.5
2000 82,210 .. 237 0.3 ..
[ .. ]Data not available, residual data, not applicable[ e ]EstimateLast update: 06/07/2021
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Acquisition of citizenship by Portuguese
Source Table by Observatório da Emigração [Emigration Observatory], data from Gov UK, Immigration Statistics (> Citizenship data tables immigration statistics year), Citizenship grants by previous country of nationality.
A.6 Remittances, 2000-2020
(Euros, thousands)
Years Inward flows (thousand euros) (a) Outward flows (thousand euros) (b) Balance (a/b)
Change in Change in
2020 379,350 5.2 5,760 25.3 66
2019 359,620 4.4 4,300 -21.8 84
2018 343,900 -1.8 5,500 -0.2 63
2017 350,080 18.6 5,510 -6.6 64
2016 284,970 10.5 5,900 -0.7 48
2015 254,960 20.7 5,940 -5.0 43
2014 202,220 22.7 6,250 -5.9 32
2013 156,230 16.5 6,640 -33.2 24
2012 130,490 19.3 9,940 2.0 13
2011 105,310 10.2 9,740 -9.4 11
2010 94,620 -0.2 10,750 42.0 9
2009 94,820 -24.2 6,240 12.0 15
2008 125,010 -23.6 5,490 -30.4 23
2007 163,580 7.3 7,890 -7.8 21
2006 151,630 2.9 8,560 -5.5 18
2005 147,170 -18.9 9,060 15.1 16
2004 181,440 2.1 7,690 19.2 24
2003 177,540 -17.7 6,210 -33.9 29
2002 215,630 -7.4 9,400 22.3 23
2001 232,840 15.9 7,300 47.8 32
2000 195,760 .. 3,810 .. 51
[ .. ]Data not available, residual data, not applicable[ e ]EstimateLast update: 17/02/2021
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Remittances
Source Table by Observatório da Emigração [Emigration Observatory], data from Banco de PortugalBP stat, Estatísticas de balança de pagamentos, Remessas de emigrantes/imigrantes.
B. Census
B.1 Resident population by census and nationality, according to country of birth, 2011-2012
(indivíduos)
Nationality Total Population Foreign-born Born in Portugal
N % N % N %
2011/2012            
Total Population 63,182,180 100.0 7,985,585 100.0 92,065 100.0
Nationality of the destination country 58,115,055 92.0 3,596,325 45.0 7,685 8.4
Foreign nationality 5,067,125 8.0 4,389,260 55.0 84,380 91.7
[ .. ]Data not available, residual data, not applicable[ e ]EstimateLast update: 20/09/2021
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Residents born in Portugal by nationality
B.2 Resident population by census and sex, according to country of birth, 2001-2012
(indivíduos)
By sex Total Population Foreign-born Born in Portugal
N % N % N %
2011/2012            
Total Population 63,182,180 100.0 7,985,585 100 92,065 100
Female 32,154,035 50.9 4,124,025 51.6 46,060 50.0
Male 31,028,145 49.1 3,861,560 48.4 46,005 50.0
2001/2002            
Total Population 58,789,213 100.0 4,896,593 100 36,556 100
Female 30,209,358 51.4 2,594,221 53.0 19,043 52.1
Male 28,579,855 48.6 2,302,372 47.0 17,513 47.9
[ .. ]Data not available, residual data, not applicable[ e ]EstimateLast update: 20/09/2021
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Residents born in Portugal by sex
B.3 Resident population by census and age group, according to country of birth, 2001-2012
(indivíduos)
By age group Total Population Foreign-born Born in Portugal
N % N % N %
2011/2012            
Total Population 63,182,175 100.0 7,985,585 11.7 92,060 0.1
-15 Years 11,099,895 17.6 584,020 7.3 11,695 12.7
15-39 Years 20,919,915 33.1 3,921,050 49.1 48,065 52.2
40-64 Years 20,785,240 32.9 2,561,155 32.1 27,165 29.5
65+ Years 10,377,125 16.4 919,360 11.5 5,135 5.6
2001/2002            
Total Population 58,789,213 100.0 4,896,593 7.7 36,556 0.1
-15 Years 11,104,869 18.9 364,872 7.5 4,282 11.7
15-39 Years 20,196,070 34.4 2,071,963 42.3 19,901 54.4
40-64 Years 18,147,264 30.9 1,752,775 35.8 10,315 28.2
65+ Years 9,341,010 15.9 706,983 14.4 2,058 5.6
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Residents born in Portugal by age group
B.5 Residents born in Portugal by labour force status, 2011-2012
(indivíduos)
By labour force status Total Population Foreign-born Born in Portugal
N % N % N %
2011/2012            
Total Population 63,182,180 100.0 7,985,590 100.0 92,065 100.0
Employed 30,008,635 47.5 4,386,215 54.9 53,290 57.9
Unemployed 2,433,705 3.9 423,745 5.3 5,840 6.4
Inactive 30,739,840 48.7 3,175,630 39.8 32,935 35.8
[ .. ]Data not available, residual data, not applicable[ e ]EstimateLast update: 20/09/2021
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Residents born in Portugal by labour force status

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